Pennies for Poverty! 2 Cents 4 Change
- Non Profit Organizations
Pennies for Poverty's mission is to fight poverty locally by raising funds and food donations that directly support anti poverty and hunger relief programs in Greater Newburyport.
Pennies is run by volunteer members of the community. With no paid staff or related expenses, we direct the full amount of funds received to fill the most urgent and important needs. We make every penny count.
- Increasing awareness and educating about poverty in Greater Newburyport
- Adressing urgent needs and supporting underfunded programs at local anti-poverty agencies
- Organizing food drives to help stock the shelves of local food pantries
- Improving the quality of food, including farm fresh produce and fresh fish, provided to those in need
- Utilizing local farms, fresh fish stores and local businesses to achieve our goals and to support the area economy
Member NewsRelease Date: November 27, 2017